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Roger Marsh. Picture James Hardisty

Roger Marsh interview: ‘North can be the solution for UK PLC, not part of the problem’

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WINNERS: Pupils from St Mary's CE Primary School with their artwork.

Crafty pupils branched out into art

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LEADER: Commanding officer of the 4th Battalion Lt Col Greg Murphy, left, with his predecessor Lt Col Mark Yates in April 2018.

Yorkshire Regiment’s freedom march through Wakefield

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PICTURE GALLERY: Can you spot yourself on a night out in Wakefield back in 2006/07

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What is balconing? Foreign Office warns Brits on holiday in Spain

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Caught on camera...can you help the police?

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Dangerous tropical illnesses commonly caught abroad – and how to avoid them

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MESSAGE: Wakefield Together visited Horbury Academy to warn pupils about swimming in open water.

Swimming in open water can kill

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Embrace drummer Mike Heaton.

Stars to judge bands’ battle

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Union suspends Arriva North strike pending talks in driver-only trains row

Transport
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP

Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

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Credit: Highways England.

Here's why there has been traffic disruption on the M62 at Ainley Top

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Warning: Delays expected as M62 improvement plan revealed

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First phase of Leeds Bradford Airport redevelopment is complete

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Caught on camera...can you help the police?

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Police in Leeds. Photo: West Yorkshire Police

New police figures reveal West Yorkshire in top 5 areas for homicide in England & Wales

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Leeds Crown Court

Former West Yorkshire Police officer accessed sickening child images

Crime
Leeds Crown Court

Judge REJECTS attempts to ban reporting disgraced officer’s address

Crime

Crafty pupils branched out into art

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MESSAGE: Wakefield Together visited Horbury Academy to warn pupils about swimming in open water.

Swimming in open water can kill

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IN PICTURES: Determined pupils go for gold at school Olympics

Education
Bike event at Horbury Academy

Horbury Academy’s bike fundraiser for Wakefield Hospice

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Schooling at home suggested by heads in unruly pupil cases

Education

Roger Marsh interview: ‘North can be the solution for UK PLC, not part of the problem’

Politics
Could the old BHS building be transformed into an indoor market? (Google Maps)

Plan to open new indoor market in city centre welcomed

Business
Could the old BHS building be transformed into an indoor market? (Google Maps)

Indoor market proposed for old city centre BHS building

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Power out for days in Wakefield homes as water leaks into gas main

Business

Roger Marsh interview: ‘North can be the solution for UK PLC, not part of the problem’

Politics
Crofton Against HS2 protestors.

Politically Speaking with Jon Trickett MP: Victory for Crofton on HS2 depot location

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Donald Trump demonstration.

Trump visit “puts extra pressure” on authorities as West Yorkshire Police faces busiest ever time

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Coun Nadeem Ahmed claims Andrea Jenkyns is blatantly showboating after she backed a no-confidence vote in Theresa May.

Tory group leader threatens to challenge party MP Andrea Jenkyns

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Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP

Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

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Rain is on the way - but temperatures will rise again next week

Environment

Do dock leaves cure nettle stings? Here's what to do if you get stung

Environment
Will the weather in Yorkshire this weekend be bright and sunny or bleak and grey?

Weekend weather round-up: What to expect in Yorkshire over the next three days

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Wrenthorpe Surgery closure date announced

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Is social care to blame?

Nearly 1,500 days a month lost to bed blocking at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

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Hay fever tips

Get help with hay fever

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Health.

Thousands in Wakefield could be carrying sexually transmitted ‘superbug’

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Dr Phil Earnshaw, chariman of NHS Wakefield CCG

Wakefield’s £5.9m social care hubs are saving NHS resources and helping those in need

Health